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  • Start date details

    Immediate Start

  • Closing date

    19 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    12 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

  • View all Part timejobs - The working hours are 31 hours 40 minutes per week, Mon - Fri 08.15 – 15.05, (excluding one 30-minute break), for 39 weeks a year. You will also be required to attend a meeting every half term on a Tuesday from 15:15 – 16:15 (6 meetings per year).

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 3 Point 5-7. Full Time Equivalent £23,500 - £24,294 p.a pro rata (Actual starting salary £17,384 p.a pro rata)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding individual with drive, passion, enthusiasm, and ambition to assist in the development of our SEND provision across Newton Abbot College and to take the lead on supporting our Outdoor Learning provision for students.

You will work closely with the Associate Senior Leader: SENDCo, Assistant SENDCOs and our Subject Team Leader: Outdoor Learning, as well as other key staff to support the needs of targeted groups of students with their learning skills, both in and out of the classroom. The role will involve working collaboratively with colleagues to achieve the college’s objectives.

The successful candidate will be a passionate, proactive and positive individual, who is patient, resilient and student-focused. They will:

  • Be passionate about helping students with SEND to achieve their very best.
  • Be committed to developing SEND provision across the college.
  • Have experience in outdoor learning
  • Be committed to the vision and values of the college.
  • Have experience of working with young people.
  • Be kind, patient and flexible in their approach and a strong communicator.
  • Be organised and proactive in their work and a collaborative and trustworthy team player.
  • Be a positive and professional role model, demonstrating high expectations at all times, to all staff and students.

If you think you can make a difference to our students and relish the idea of joining our successful, supportive, and highly motivated team then we want to hear from you!

What the school offers its staff

Newton Abbot College is an over-subscribed secondary school with a growing Sixth Form that is situated in the heart of Newton Abbot, Devon. Our mission is to support, challenge and inspire every individual to be better than they ever dreamt they could be. To achieve this staff and students share the same set of values and drivers that underpin an ethos of traditional values and incredibly high expectations and a culture of high-quality teaching supported by exceptional pastoral care. Staff wellbeing and professional development are always a priority and we work hard to look after our staff and provide them with opportunities to develop their practice and, if they wish, further their careers. There is a very strong sense of community and team at Newton Abbot College; everybody looks out for one another and everybody is proud of their role; as together we grow our college from strength to strength.

Newton Abbot College (“Good” OFSTED April 2019) is part of the Ivy Learning Trust. We have exceptional expectations of our students and staff, and we welcome applicants who share our commitment to place student learning at the centre of everything we do. The Ivy Learning Trust is an inspiring place to work with staff who are dedicated to increasing opportunities, maximising outcomes and improving the life chances of all pupils. We prioritise nurturing and developing the talent of our staff; our induction programme is excellent, and all staff are involved in an innovative CPD programme. All Ivy Learning Trust schools form a wider family with a vision of inspiring excellence through collaboration.

If you like what you see and read and believe that you can support us in continuing to achieve great things here at Newton Abbot College, then do get in touch.

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About Newton Abbot College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1327 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01626 367335

Arranging a visit to Newton Abbot College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email SChapman@nacollege.devon.sch.uk.

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